Tag Archive: ek Politics

Mar 11 2019

Paul Ryan’s Fever Dream

New ‘Dead On Arrival’ Budget today. It’s an aspirational document at best. Ok, so it makes Unidicted Co-conspirator Bottomless Pinocchio a liar but I’ve already got 6 cords of wood from chopping off his nose not to spite his face but just so it will fit through doors. What, hmm… amuses me more is how …

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Mar 11 2019

Bagpipes

“Scotland the Brave” by the Isle of Cumbrae Pipe Band as they march out of Braemar Aye, ’tis exactly what you think. But the truth is you’re not limited to Scotland the Brave or Amazing Grace, you can play any tune you want on the Pipes. Here, for instance, is Purple Haze– Though technically it’s …

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Mar 10 2019

Bond. James Bond.

  Yeah, the show was a waste of Idris but it had moments. The Beautiful Game There Are No Little Performances My Secret? I’m Always Angry, There’s Nothing Creepy About The Internet. Nothing At All. Ok. This one deserves some special treatment. First, anything you can do with Power Point you can do with Bee’s …

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Mar 09 2019

Busy Week In Brexit

As I write this Britain’s exit from the European Union is a mere 20 days away. The plan with the most current support (among Members of Parliament) seems to be Remaining in the Customs Union which papers over all those pesky Irish problems but is highly unsatisfactory to Hard Brexiteers who argue that without the …

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Mar 08 2019

Starbucks? Democrat?!

Last time I looked Starbucks’ former CEO Howard Schultz was threatening a massive radical centrist attack. Independent, even Bernie signed the oath. The Geography of Partisan Prejudice Amanda Ripley, Rekha Tenjarla. and Angela Y. He, The Atlantic Mar 4, 2019 Americans now routinely guess one another’s partisan leanings based on what they eat, drive, and …

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Mar 08 2019

Carmageddon!

Ok, you’re not particularly familiar with this 1997 video game and there’s no reason you should be because it’s disgustingly violent with most points being awarded on the quantity and artistic impression of the pedestrians you mow down. C’mon, fun photons. In meatspace- A new study finds a potential risk with self-driving cars: failure to …

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Mar 08 2019

The Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Actually a pretty good flick, “Written by Charlie Kaufman and directed by Michel Gondry. It follows an estranged couple who have erased each other from their memories, then re-met and started dating again.” Starring Jim Carrey, Kate Winslet, Kirsten Dunst, Mark Ruffalo, Elijah Wood, and Tom Wilkinson! My secret.? I’m always angry. An otherwise blameless …

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Mar 07 2019

Gravity

In Physics it’s the force exerted by Mass over a distance and so powerful that it can in certain instances stop Light itself. It also has a more common meaning, something that is weighty and ponderous and important. Wellspings of Vapid Versailles Villager consensus, Jim VandeHei and Mike Allen of Axios (formerly of Tiger Beat …

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Mar 07 2019

Bee Role

In film and television production, B-roll, B roll, B-reel or B reel is supplemental or alternative footage intercut with the main shot. Sam Bee: Fashion Consultant No Debate? Good! My accent isn’t a party trick American Standard here. I sound like a newscaster from Ohio except when I’m exposed long enough to my liguistic roots. …

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Mar 06 2019

Missing The Point

You know, I sort of resent being lumped by Millennials into this category of “Boomers” because I’m way, way older than that. Held Orville’s coat at Kitty Hawk I did. I would sort this slight in the bucket of all Blacks and Asians and Lesbians (and especially Black Asian Lesbians) look alike and must therefore …

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